Animalia > Chordata > Actinopterygii > Myctophiformes > Myctophidae > Gymnoscopelus > Gymnoscopelus opisthopterus

Gymnoscopelus opisthopterus (Lanternfish)

Language: Mandarin Chinese


Migration [1]  Oceanodromous

Prey / Diet

Prey / Diet Overlap



Antarctic; Atlantic Ocean; Atlantic, Antarctic; Atlantic, Southwest; Bouvet Island; Circumpolar south of Antarctic Polar Front, but absent from the southern and central regions of Ross and Weddell seas and extending to 40°S in Falkland Current region.; Falkland Is. (Malvinas); Heard and McDonald Is.; Indian Ocean; Indian Ocean, Antarctic; Pacific Ocean; Pacific, Antarctic;

External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1Riede, Klaus (2004) Global Register of Migratory Species - from Global to Regional Scales. Final Report of the R&D-Projekt 808 05 081. 330 pages + CD-ROM
2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
3Prey composition and daily rations of myctophid fishes in the Southern Ocean, E. A. Pakhomov, R. Perissinotto, C. D. McQuaid, Mar Ecol Prog Ser 134: 1-14, 1996